Merrell Stormrider Gore-Tex XCR
Absolutely great shoe, waterproof, comfortable and…
Use: everyday use, beaches, short day-hikes, jumping in puddles
Break-in Period: none
Absolutely great shoe, waterproof, comfortable and smart. I wear orthotics so use these as my regular shoes, and have worn them most days for the last six months.
I still get asked where I got them, and they are only just now beginning to look a little, grubby, with a round the world trip and two beach holidays as part of the wear.
So far I've been breaking them in for one week and…
Use: day to overnight, medium pack
Break-in Period: 1 week, so far so good
Price Paid: $69.95
So far I've been breaking them in for one week and love 'em. I got a gray pair (black will bake your feet) at Bass Pro Shop for almost half off. I still have three weeks till I hit the Smokies for a week =:)